Salem, IN — Champion Racing Association Powered by JEGS officials announced that WCIParts.com has agreed return as the Event Sponsor of the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Presented by Chevrolet Performance 100 lap feature event for Pro Late Models during the Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway on Friday, May 18th. The 100 lap event will be part of the huge weekend of racing that looks to attract over 300 cars from six different divisions. The highly-anticipated signature event, May 18-20, will showcase the world’s best short track racers competing again on the high-banks of the World’s Fastest Half-Mile, one of the most famous short tracks in the world.
“All of us at Wholesale Controls International are excited to be a part of this event again, “remarked Bobby Reuse, Owner of WCIParts.com. “While racing a great sport it is also a social event and we hope this event will continue to bring together fans from all over the country. It is a wonderful opportunity for CRA and the other series involved to showcase their highly competitive racing and for Wholesale Controls International to be part of this event is an honor and a privilege.”
“We really appreciate WCIParts.com coming back on board to sponsor the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour event with the Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway,” remarked Glenn Luckett, Managing Partner with CRA. “Bobby Reuse and his company have been great supporters of short track racing throughout the Southeast. They have a passion for racing and want the events with the Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway to be successful!”
Wholesale Controls International is a family owned corporation established in 1977. We stock and distribute a wide selection of Building Automation Controls and HVAC Equipment Parts. Our mission is simple; ‘Whether a cart full or just one part, we ship it fast.” Currently WCI has four locations across Alabama and anticipates future growth into other areas. We invite you to visit our web site, WCIparts.com and call on us.
WCI carries brands like; Aaon, LG, Lennox, Schneider Electric, Honeywell, Belimo, Johnson Controls, Barber Colman, Robertshaw, Functional Devices, Square D and Franklin Controls, but that’s not all. As an authorized stocking distributor for these and others, we understand the importance of providing the right part at the right time and same day shipping.
As a company, racing is in our blood. Since the 1980’s, owners Bobby and Roger Reuse have used their passion for racing to showcase companies represented by Wholesale Controls International on the cars they drive. This race is no different, we hope you enjoy the race!
Borden, Indiana’s Cole Williams won the inaugural WCIParts.com 100 at Bristol Motor Speedway‘s 2017 Short Track U.S. Nationals Presented by Vore’s Welding. Williams tops the list of entries for the 2018 event, the second event in the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour 2018 season. Some of the top entries include former NASCAR legend Mike Skinner, part-time NASCAR Camping World Truck Series competitor Spencer Davis, Justin South, Josh Brock, Jerrick Johnson, 2017 JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Champion Jack Dossey III, Dillon Oliver, Jack Smith, Eddie Van Meter, Nate Walton and Perry Pitino in the WCIParts.com sponsored machine.
More than 300 race cars split among the six classes are expected to be in competition during the three-day Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway, including racing in Super Late Model, Pro/Crate Late Model, Late Model Stock, Modified, Street Stock and Compact. The five sanctioning bodies that will be represented are CRA (Super Late Models, Pro Late Models, Street Stock), CARS Tour (Super Late Models, Late Model Stock), Southern Super Series (Super Late Model), I-CAR All-Star Modified Tour (Modifieds), VORES Compact Touring Series (Compacts). For more information on the Short Track U.S. Nationals, please visit www.bristolmotorspeedway.com.
For those fans who cannot attend, a live pay-per-view broadcast of all the Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway events will be available on Speed 51 TV. Order your pay-per-view ticket today by visiting Speed51.com.
More information on the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Presented by Chevrolet Performance, including the Short Track U.S. Nationals, is available at www.cra-racing.com.
-CRA Press Release
-Photo credit: Speed51.com/MoJo Photos